|Title:||Director of Strength and Conditioning and Assistant Football Coach -- Offensive Line|
|Education:||M.S. Adult Education, Troy Univ.-Montgomery; B.S., Social Science and Health Science, Troy State Univ.|
Charlie Goodyear joined the Huntingdon staff as the offensive line coach in 2004, after two seasons as a graduate assistant coach at Troy University. In 2005, Goodyear became the football team's strength and conditioning coach. He became the Director of Strength and Conditioning for the entire Huntingdon athletic department in 2012.
As the Director of Strength and Conditioning, Goodyear oversees all aspects of the strength and conditioning department for Huntingdon College. He is a USAW Advanced Sports Performance coach; CrossFit certified instructor; Tactical Athlete Kettlebell Instructor; Certified Disability Sport Specialist (CDSS) and holds specialty certifications in Olympic lifting, Movement & Mobility, Powerlifting and Group Exercise. He is also a licensed MMA & Boxing Trainer with the Alabama Athletic Commission.
Goodyear's offensive line has paved the way for the top-ranked Division III offense twice in the past five seasons. In 2013, the Hawks set a Division III record with 585.8 yards of total offense per game. In 2009, the Hawks were also ranked No. 1 in total offense with 561.5 yards per game. The Hawks finished No. 21 nationally in total offense in 2010 and finished 14th nationally in 2011 in total offense.
The 2013 offense also set school records for total offense (5,858), passing yards (3,447) and points scored (336). The offense turned in the third best rushing performance (2,411) in Huntingdon history.
During the first season as a member of the USA South Athletic Conference, two offensive linemen were named first-team All-Conference and third-team All-Region and seven offensive linemen were named Academic All-Conference.
In one season as a member of the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference in 2008, three offensive linemen were named All-Conference. A total of 10 offensive linemen have been named to the National Football Foundation's Hampshire Honor Society since its inception in 2007.
As a student-athlete at Tennessee-Martin, Goodyear started 28 of 33 career games and was voted team captain as a junior in 1999. In 2001, his senior season at Troy, he played in every game for the Trojans' in their inaugural season of Division I-A.
Goodyear enjoyed a stellar prep career as a defensive end at Jeff Davis High School in Montgomery, where his team was 6A runner-up his junior season and won the 6A state championship in his senior season. As a senior, he was an all-state selection and was selected to play in the Alabama-Mississippi All Star game.
Goodyear earned his B.S. in Social Science & Health Science from Troy State University, and his M.S. in Adult Education from Troy University-Montgomery. He is also an Air Force Combatives Program (AFCP) Master Instructor, the author of the AFCP Combat Fitness Module and a combat fitness consultant to various branches.
He is married to the former Kyana Neller, a professional ballet dancer and the School Director of the Alabama River Region Ballet. He is the son of Charles and Susan Goodyear and has two sisters, Amber McDaniel and Althea Cabarrao.